DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS The Department of Natural Resources is seeking a manager for the Des Plaines Game Propagation Center. This vital member of our team will utilize their professional expertise in the operation of a pheasant rearing facility. The selected candidate will be charged with brooder house management and development of techniques to improve sanitation and prevent disease/pest problems. Initiates treatment when necessary. Evaluates the quality of game birds produced, effectiveness of feed rations, and cultural practices. Supervises a moderate sized staff engaged in site operations, maintenance, and interpretive activities. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Minimum requirements include equivalence of a bachelor's degree in a biological science, fish, or forestry resource management; 4 years of progressively responsible professional experience in fish or forestry resource management; a valid driver's license; knowledge of employee relations; and the ability to resolve administrative problems and maintain cooperative working relationships.
HOW TO APPLY
Des Plaines Game Propagation Center, 30550 S. Boathouse Rd., Wilmington, IL (Will County)
WHERE TO APPLY
Moraine Hills State Park
Attn: Greg Kelly
1510 S. River Rd.
McHenry, IL 60051
Persons interested in applying for this position should complete a CMS100 employment application dated 7/2019 or after and submit it directly to the name and address listed above.